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This is my first attempt at a spoken word poem. I didn’t want a lot of people to see it, but my therapist thought it would be helpful if I knew that at least some did.
-Jeremy WARREN Daniels
They say it’s better to have
Loved and lost than not loved at all,
Tell me why then
It’s only a…
You needed to get that out! Now you can heal.
Misery loves company,
but not me,
I’d rather have dysentery- than suit a visitors needs.
I’m a miserable git,
Stuck outside his own head stoned dead-
unable to quit.
Life’s looking pretty grim,
The air’s gone to him,
But he has to see seraphim and stay away from sin,
Those are the rules,
Solidarity between Black Americans and American Indians grew with the Black Power movement of the 1970s, whose goals were closer to the nationalism espoused by American Indian Movement activists.
Pictured here (left to right) are Muhammad Ali, Buffy St. Marie, Floyd Red Crow Westerman,…
Full Documentary: The Murder of Fred Hampton (1971)
Fred Hampton was the leader of the Illinois Chapter of the Black Panther Party. This film depicts his brutal murder by the Chicago police and its subsequent investigation, but also documents his activities in organizing the Chapter, his public speeches, and the programs he founded for children during the last eighteen months of his life.
In response to those who believe Black women vilify Black men via their sexist assertions of the Black Power movement:
I voice my discontent with the androcentric nature of the movement to illuminate it’s asymmetry. How can we fight racist oppression while ignoring the plight of women, our women?…
What black men do this? One would have to be a fool to ignore our very foundation of our existence. Not just Africans but all homo sapiens.